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Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS); 1996

Oregon Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), 1996

Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
If you had a teenager who was sexually active, would you encourage him or her to use a condom?
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Yes 89.9 94.6 92.1 89.7 89.2 84.7
No 1.0 .4 1.1 .7 1.3 1.2
Give other advice 7.5 3.9 6.0 7.2 8.1 12.2
Don't know/Not sure 1.1 1.2 .8 1.3 .9 1.5
Refused .5

1.1 .5 .3
Male Yes 89.6 95.8 92.8 87.8 87.4 87.5
No 1.5
1.8 1.4 1.9 1.5
Give other advice 7.3 3.4 4.5 7.8 9.2 10.3
Don't know/Not sure 1.0 .8 .9 1.7 .4 .7
Refused .7

1.4 1.1

Female Yes 90.2 93.6 91.5 91.1 90.8 82.7
No .6 .7 .7 .2 .7 1.0
Give other advice 7.6 4.3 7.2 6.7 7.0 13.6
Don't know/Not sure 1.2 1.4 .7 1.0 1.4 2.1
Refused .4

1.0
.5
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old.



If you had a teenager who was sexually active, would you encourage him or her to use a condom?
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 2358 258 529 698 546 327
Yes 2121 244 487 626 487 277
No 23 1 6 5 7 4
Give other advice 176 10 32 50 44 40
Don't know/Not sure 26 3 4 9 5 5
Refused 12

8 3 1
Male Total 1032 118 222 294 262 136
Yes 925 113 206 258 229 119
No 15
4 4 5 2
Give other advice 75 4 10 23 24 14
Don't know/Not sure 10 1 2 5 1 1
Refused 7

4 3

Female Total 1326 140 307 404 284 191
Yes 1196 131 281 368 258 158
No 8 1 2 1 2 2
Give other advice 101 6 22 27 20 26
Don't know/Not sure 16 2 2 4 4 4
Refused 5

4
1
Denominator is: All survey respondents less than 65 years old.
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